10 care and cleaning – Maytag MDE 9801 User Manual
EMPTYING THE CONDENSATION WATER CONTAI-
Empty the condensation water container after
each tumble drying.
Pull out the condensation water container,
empty the water and put
If the condensation water container beco-
mes too full, the programme will be interrupted
will appear in the display. Empty the
container and press the
button and the
programme will continue from where it was in-
terrupted, see also Chapter 11, Trouble shoo-
Do not pull out the condensation water contai-
ner while the machine is running.
CLEANING THE OUTSIDE OF THE MACHINE
Use a mild detergent to clean the outside of the
machine. Do not use any solvents, they can da-
mage the machine. Do not spray the machine
Do not allow dust to accumulate round the
machine. Keep clean and cool around the tum-
ble dryer. Dust, heat and moisture prolong the
CLEANING THE LINT FILTER
Clean the lint filter after each tumble drying
If your water is very hard a deposit of lime
may be formed on the filter. Check when clea-
ning lint from the filter if there is any sign of
lime, if so wash the lint filter by hand to remove
1. Grasp the filter handle
and pull towards you.
2. Pull the filter
up out of the hol-
3. Open the filter and remove fluff from all
sides of the filter by hand. Use a soft dry cloth
to remove any remaining fluff.
4. Replace the filter in the filter holder.
If limescale develops on the filter, rinse it in
water to remove the limescale.
Dry the filter thoroughly with a hand towel.
10 CARE AND CLEANING